Small-scale fisheries are Too Big to Ignore

Too Big to Ignore is a new research network and knowledge mobilization partnership to promote and revitalize small-scale fisheries.

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New Book: Governability of Fisheries and Aquaculture

This volume illustrates the contribution of interactive governance theory to understanding core fisheries and aquaculture challenges.

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Survey: Who’s Who in Small-scale Fisheries Research

Survey to compile an online inventory of researchers…

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Call for papers for the 2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress (2WSFC)

  We are pleased to announce the call for papers for the 2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress (2WSFC), which will be held in Mérida, Mexico on 21-25 September, 2014 Those interested in presenting their work are invited to submit an abstract at http://2WSFC.wordpress.com. The deadline for abstract submission is March 31, 2014. Notifications for accepted abstracts […]

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2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress: 21-25 September, Merida, Mexico, 2014

The 2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries (2WSFC) Congress will be held in Merida, Mexico, 21-25 September 2014. The congress’ main theme is “Options and Opportunities for Small- Scale Fisheries,” with the following sub-themes: economic viability;  livelihoods and wellbeing; ecosystem stewardship; rights and access; governance and governability; food security; assessment and monitoring. The congress is an opportunity for anyone interested […]

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WHO WE ARE

Officially launched in September 2012, this six-year long Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) project is an open network that encourages anyone interested in SSF, including fishers, fisher organizations, practitioners, managers, policy makers, donors, students and researchers to participate in an interactive discussion about SSF.  TBTI is a research network knowledge mobilization partnership established to elevate […]

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“Economic viability of Small-Scale Fisheries in Africa” Workshop

Too  Big  to  Ignore  (TBTI)  is  pleased  to  announce  a  workshop  on  ‘ Economic  viability  of  Small-Scale Fisheries in Africa’, to be held on April 23-25, 2014 in Bagamoyo, Tanzania. The workshop will be co-hosted by University of Dar es Salam and Benguela Current Commission. The purpose of the workshop is to discuss and fine-tune […]

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Call for contribution to an edited book on small-scale fisheries in the Latin America and the Caribbean region (LAC)

TBTI is calling for contribution to an edited book on small-scale fisheries in the Latin America and the Caribbean region (LAC). We are looking for review papers, comparative studies and case study research papers on topics related to the five TBTI themes (i.e. economic viability, social wellbeing, ecosystem stewardship, rights and access, and governance). Note […]

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